PIX11 talks NBA All-Star week with Barclays Center’s Brian Basloe

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(PIX11) - With the All-Star game extravaganza in New York City, Barclays Center's Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer Brian Basloe talks about the exciting events coming to Brooklyn.

"It's amazing for our fans," said Basloe. "We're a relatively new location in the NBA so to have it so soon is amazing."

Some events include a dunk contest and a 3-point contest where people will shoot from behind the 3-point line.

"It's so fun to get the fans involved," said Basloe.

On Friday, the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge will feature young talent from around the world. According to the NBA's website, the annual showcase pits 10 new NBA players from the U.S. against 10 new NBA players from around the world.

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